Selfie Respect

Houston's 6 Best Spots for a Selfie

Make your next Instagram post as epic as Houston itself.

By Sarah Rufca Nielsen June 21, 2016

With all respect to James Harden, there is no reason that the Toyota Center should be the most Instagrammed location in Houston. We get it, you’re at a game. In a giant round arena. With thousands of other people. This does not a memorable post make. Up your selfie game at these unforgettable Houston spots.

Your followers will thank you.

BAPS Swaminarayan Mandir Temple

1150 Brand Ln., Stafford

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You could fake a trip to India with pics of all the stunning structures at this Hindu site. Not that you’d ever do that. But you could.

Top of McGovern Centennial Gardens in Hermann Park

1500 Hermann Dr

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Behold, one of the rarest finds in all of Houston: topography.

Buffalo Bayou Water Works Underground Cistern

105 Sabine St. 

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For a moody, Game of Thrones vibe.

Raven Tower’s Tower

310 North St. 

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How else will everyone know you were there before safety concerns shut it down?

WaterWall Park

2800 Post Oak Blvd. 

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It’s the majesty of Niagara Falls without the humbling realization that the Canadian side is better.

Sugar & Cloth Color Wall

3302 Canal St.

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Posing in front of an exposed brick wall is so 2010. Instead, pose in front of a brick wall painted eight different candy-colored hues.


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